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Stephen Kieran, FAIA, LEED AP BD+C

Stephen Kieran is a partner at KieranTimberlake, an award-winning architecture firm established in 1984 and a leader in practice-based architectural research and innovative buildings. He received a Bachelor of Art from Yale University, a Master of Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania, and accepted as a Fellow of the American Academy in Rome in 1980. Along with his partner, James Timberlake, Stephen received the first Benjamin Latrobe Fellowship for architectural design research from the AIA College of Fellows. KieranTimberlake has received numerous design citations including the 2008 AIA Architecture Firm Award and the 2010 Cooper-Hewitt National Design Award for Architecture. Kieran has co-authored six books on architecture, most notably the influential book, refabricating Architecture. In addition to his architectural practice, he teaches a graduate research studio at the University of Pennsylvania School of Design, and has held professorships at the University of Washington, Yale University, the University of Michigan, and Princeton University.